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This Veterans Day

Patrick Nelson, November 12, 2018

This Veterans Day

“The nation that forgets its defenders will itself be forgotten.” -President Calvin Coolidge As our nation paused yesterday to remember the service of our military Veterans, I was reminded of the brave soldiers who I… Read More


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Be Open to Other Viewpoints

Courtney Lynch, November 5, 2018

Be Open to Other Viewpoints

Tomorrow is election day.  Above all else, please vote.  While doing so, recognize that what you're voting for matters to you; others might not share your viewpoint.   Here are some thoughts to consider: Effective… Read More


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Intention vs Impact

Ben Whiting, October 22, 2018

Intention vs Impact

Until the incident, life was great. I was on top of my game with my career, was the proud owner of my first dog, and to top it all off I had just married the… Read More


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B Student

Angie Morgan, October 15, 2018

B Student

This year has been a year of personal distraction. My husband, Matt Morgan, has been running for Congress – the US House of Representatives. So in addition to leading Lead Star, I’ve been running myself… Read More


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5 Ways to Ruin Your Next Presentation

Morag Barrett, September 17, 2018

5 Ways to Ruin Your Next Presentation

It seems to me that PowerPoint has become the ubiquitous communication tool of the corporate world.  Hours and hours are spent in trying to create the “perfect deck” (which I believe is impossible).  Changes and… Read More


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Autumn Leaves, Mouthwash, and Rogaine

Ben Whiting, September 4, 2018

Autumn Leaves, Mouthwash, and Rogaine

So it finally happened… two months ago the love of my life, my wife, told me I might want to consider using some kind of treatment for my thinning hair. She attempted this with kindness… Read More


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It’s Never Too Late to Start

Morag Barrett, July 23, 2018

It's Never Too Late to Start

Did you hear the cacophony of groans and cheers that sounded this week? I received an email from the school district this week announcing that it was “Less than a month till ‘Back to School.’”… Read More


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10 Signs You Work in a Toxic Environment (and Five Things You Can Do About It)

Angie Morgan, July 16, 2018

10 Signs You Work in a Toxic Environment (and Five Things You Can Do About It)

I’ve seen inside both thriving and toxic work environments for more than a decade, and there are clear, telltale signs that indicate whether (or not) you’re working in a healthy organization.  I’m compiling my list so… Read More


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